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Educating For Character - Thomas Lickona

Educating For Character

Paperback Published: 1st October 1992
ISBN: 9780553370522
Number Of Pages: 478

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Calls for renewed moral education in America's schools, offering dozens of programs schools can adopt to teach students respect, responsibility, hard work, and other values that should not be left to parents to teach.

Educating for Values and Character
The Case for Values Educationp. 3
Educating for Character--and Why Schools Need Help from Homep. 23
What Values Should Schools Teach?p. 37
What Is Good Character?p. 49
Classroom Strategies for Teaching Respect and Responsibility
Introduction to Parts Two and Three: Teaching Respect and Responsibility: The Big Ideasp. 67
The Teacher as Caregiver, Model, and Mentorp. 71
Creating a Moral Community in the Classroomp. 89
Moral Disciplinep. 109
Creating a Democratic Classroom Environment: The Class Meetingp. 135
Teaching Values Through the Curriculump. 161
Cooperative Learningp. 185
The Conscience of Craftp. 208
Encouraging Moral Reflectionp. 228
Raising the Level of Moral Discussionp. 249
Teaching Controversial Issuesp. 268
Teaching Children to Solve Conflictsp. 286
Schoolwide Strategies for Teaching Respect and Responsibility
Caring Beyond the Classroomp. 303
Creating a Positive Moral Culture in the Schoolp. 323
Sex Educationp. 348
Drugs and Alcoholp. 375
Schools, Parents, and Communities Working Togetherp. 395
Getting Started and Maintaining Momentump. 421
Notesp. 425
Indexp. 457
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ISBN: 9780553370522
ISBN-10: 0553370529
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 478
Published: 1st October 1992
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 3.2
Weight (kg): 0.54
Edition Number: 1